Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended evening trains between Cardiff Central and Radyr / Pontypridd from Monday 3 to Thursday 6 June

Start date
03/06/2019  00:00
End date
06/06/2019 
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Bridgend / Barry Island / Cardiff Central and Radyr / Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 21:42 Bridgend to Aberdare service will terminate at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Aberdare.
  • The 22:38 Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central service will terminate at Pontypridd. A replacement bus will run between Pontypridd and Cardiff Central.
  • The 22:44 Barry Island to Pontypridd service will terminate at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd.
  • The 22:55 Cardiff Central to Radyr service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 23:14 Radyr to Barry Island service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.